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Painting stock wheels, what color?

Postby 4est on Oct Mon 03, 2011 12:21 pm

What color?? i was thinking White.. what do you guys think? gonna fix the curbage with the tig. figured i might as well strip and paint while i wait for my new kumo 195-50s to get here.
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Painting stock wheels, what color?

Postby Nelms95VW on Oct Mon 03, 2011 1:53 pm

Dark blue seems to be a hard color to work with but I think white would look pretty good.
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Re: Painting stock wheels, what color?

Postby MT-Getto on Oct Mon 03, 2011 3:07 pm

Pink! You know you want to.
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Re: Painting stock wheels, what color?

Postby Rennwagen1 on Oct Mon 03, 2011 3:08 pm

You. Will. Hate. White. Wheels.
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Re: Painting stock wheels, what color?

Postby MT-Getto on Oct Mon 03, 2011 3:47 pm

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Re: Painting stock wheels, what color?

Postby 4est on Oct Mon 03, 2011 4:07 pm

i just don't get the pink and neon colors.
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i am really leaning toward white.. i think it will get dirty quick but heck the stock silver does too.
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Re: Painting stock wheels, what color?

Postby MT-Getto on Oct Mon 03, 2011 4:12 pm

Not the whole car. Just the wheels.
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Re: Painting stock wheels, what color?

Postby 4est on Oct Mon 03, 2011 5:24 pm

i know, but i couldn't help it. why would you paint a perfectly good piece of metal pink.
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Painting stock wheels, what color?

Postby MT-Getto on Oct Mon 03, 2011 6:09 pm

Why white?
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Re: Painting stock wheels, what color?

Postby 4est on Oct Mon 03, 2011 8:34 pm

well i don't want something too crazy and i am just kinda stuck on white. but not set on it. what about grey?
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